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RATINGS: 148   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
Our most popular brewmaster special brought back by overwhelming requests. A classic British nut brown ale. Full bodied, complex and interesting yet mild in flavor. Our interpretation of this style has distinctive hop aroma and flavor. (O.G.-1.052, IBUs 23)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 20, 2011
On tap at Blackstone brewpub. Clear brown with a thin brown head. Aroma of nuts and malt and mild toffee. Taste of toffee, light nuts and toasted malt with a lively mouth feel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tnbrewrater (10) - Alabama, USA - AUG 30, 2010
Sampled this one at the brewpub for comparison sake to the Bad Leroy Brown. It was a bit on the sweet side for tastes, but seems to be very much in line with the typical Nut Brown. I wish this would have been on cask as I think it would be better. It got better as it warmed up. The chocolate and nut flavors/aroma came out more. I can see how this is very popular with the masses.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (6463) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 26, 2010
Clear ruby brown color/ tan head. Mild nutty, chocolate aromas. medium bodied . Nice chocolate, molasses, nutty flavors with a smooth finish. Nice brown.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rustyham (1813) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - JUN 18, 2010
Probably the darkest nut brown I have seen- this guys is holding an off-white head that is quite fluffy and has a great aroma of dry roasted almonds and toffee. Flavor is a great assortment of roasted nuts, toffee, and caramel. Very drinkable, and very dry. On Tap at the brewpub.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
travita (4575) - Frisco, Texas, USA - MAY 13, 2010
On tap at the brewpub. The smell is nutty, cocoa, malts, and slight roasty. The look is brown, clear, and a light beige head. The taste is sweet, nutty, slight chocolate, and malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
italianjohn (2599) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 24, 2010
Clear mahogany pour tan head good amount of lacing .. aroma of sweet caramel nuts and nutty .... taste of sweet caramel and nutty balanced taste with a bite of hops at the end with a light aftertaste .... sessionable and tasty

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
benpickens (448) - Camarillo, California, USA - OCT 29, 2009
Sweet and mild. A nice british style brown with slightly more hops than typical...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shp555 (2024) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUL 16, 2009
Pours a really nice brown color with just hints of amber and a tan head. Aroma is nutty, caramel, a hint of chocolate, toast, roast, and some nice earthy hops. Flavor is malty, toasty, slightly nutty, biscuit, roasty, and a bitter earthy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nqualls (1452) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 28, 2009
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2009
Source:10 oz glass on cask at the brewpub.
Glass:10 ounce pilsener glass.
Appearance:Poured a clear red color with a half finger of beige head.
Aroma:Aroma was caramel malt, nuts and a hint of earth.
Flavor:A hint of nuts with a toasted malt base and an earthy finish.
Palate:Medium body with cask carbonation.
Overall:I thought this was rather good. For the most part, Blackstone’s offerings are sub par, but this one was above average.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vyvvy (5010) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUN 6, 2009
Sampled at Schlafly Repeal of Prohibition festival. Pours chestnut brown with a small tight tan head. The aroma is nutty with a bit of diacetyl, toasty malt and cream. Medium body with soft carbonation. The flavor is very nutty malt, some toast, cream and richness. The finish is a bit sharp. Overall a pretty good brown ale.

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